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We sadly announce that the popular UK Cypriot Theoclis Chrysanthou has passed away

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Theoclis Chrysanthou

(from Makrasyka, Famagusta)

Theoclis Chrysanthou was born on 11 August 1937 to Andriani and Chrysanthos Chrysanthou, in Makrasyka. He left Cyprus in 1956 bound for England by boat, where he worked and lived first in …

UK follows EU, U.S. in approving Roche COVID-19 antibody tests

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is in talks with Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding AG to buy an accurate COVID-19 antibody test, following the lead of the European Union and United States which have already given preliminary approval to the tests.Mass antibody …

Thank You NHS and Care Workers from Haringey Council

Haringey Council is showing their appreciation to the brave and hardworking NHS workers and Care Workers, by laying down a series of road markings to say, ‘Thank You’, at key locations around the borough.

The markings help to symbolise how

Sexual assault at Chancery Lane tube station – London

British Transport Police are today releasing a CCTV image following a report of a sexual assault at Chancery Lane tube station in London.

The incident happened at around 5pm on Tuesday 4 February between the escalators at the station.
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FMs of Russia and Cyprus discuss in depth problems in the Eastern Mediterranean, Moscow says

 

The Foreign Ministers of Russia and Cyprus, Sergey Lavrov and Nikos Christodoulides, had on Wednesday an in-depth discussion of the problems of the Eastern Mediterranean, the Middle East and North Africa, with an emphasis on the situation in Libya

European Commission initiates support package for Turkish Cypriots worth €11 mln

 

The European Commission is initiating a series of new economic measures to help address the broader socio-economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in the Turkish Cypriot community, worth €11 mln.

This package includes support for structural business reforms, grants …

​Met Specials double their duties to respond to Coronavirus

The Metropolitan Police Service’s special constables have given more than 100,000 hours of their time in March and April to help the Met respond to coronavirus. 

Special constables are working alongside police officers to enforce the lockdown rules, are out …

​Enfield Man jailed for being in possession of a firearm

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A man has been sentenced for being in possession of a firearm

Appearing at Wood Green Crown Court on Wednesday, 13 May, Aristotle Omar, 23 (06.09.96) of Wellington Avenue, N18, was sentenced to five years’

We sadly announce that UK Cypriot Dr Zacharias Costa has passed away

Dr Zacharias Costa sadly passed away on on Friday 8th of May 2020 at the age of 95.

He leaves behind his wife Anastasia from Achna and children Costas, Christos, Anna , Charalambos and Georgia.

DR Zacharias was born 20th …

UK Cypriot Gregory Gregoriou sadly passes away a day after his 47th birthday

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GREGORY GREGORIOU (London/Hemel Hempstead)

We are deeply saddened to announce the death of our beloved GREGORY GREGORIOU who lost his fight with COVID-19 on 20 April 2020 aged just 47. A loving and loyal husband, son …